Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 9:00am
Friends of Gospel Pilgrim, a UGA student service organization, is hosting a service day at Gospel Pilgrim Cemetery this Saturday from 9-12. (You'll have plenty of time before the afternoon football game!) Gospel Pilgrim is a historic African American cemetery in Athens in need of care and...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:30pm
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. Jennifer Palmer. Professor Palmer is a historian of early modern Europe who researches and writes about race, gender, the family, and property; and her first book, Intimate Bonds: Family and Slavery in the...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
With Chancellor Angela Merkel up for a fourth term amid challenges from the Social Democrats and the populist Alternative for Germany, the election of September 24 holds the potential to reshape German politics. The Transnational European Studies program, the Germanic and Slavic Studies department...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 5:30pm
Have you ever visited an exhibit and felt you only heard the first part of a truly great story? If you’re a visitor who wants to learn more about the exhibitions and collections at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries, then join us for this monthly book club with light...
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:30pm
Want to learn about our public history internship program? Join us Thursday for free Pizza and the answers to all of your burning questions on how to apply, how to pay for this valuable summer semester in Washington, DC , how to get a pub;lic history intenship, and much more. During Maymesterin the...
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 5:30pm
The History of Capitalism Reading Group will begin meeting again this month! Come to read and discuss the theory and history of capitalism from a critical perspective. We will be reading The Black Jacobins by C. L. R. James and the introductory essay from the recently published collection The Black...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:30pm
A special Lunchtime Time Machine event where Grad Students pitch topics and the people decide who shall present in the spring semester. Come and hear the awesome things our grad students are working on and vote for the one you like best. Awesome history, democracy, and FREE PIZZA! Open to students...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
HGSA's Professional Development Workshop is proud to showcase the role of Digital Humanities in the field of history. Join us on Thursday, October 5th, on the 3rd Floor of the Main Library in the Digi Lab.  There, a panel will offer their perspectives, opportunities that exist, and experience in...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 7:00pm
Lynn Dumenil will give a talk on “Modern American Women and World War I” as part of The U.S. in the First World War, a lecture series commemorating the centennial of the entrance of the United States into World War I, sponsored by the department of history and the Willson Center. Lynn Dumenil is...
Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
Join us for an Athens Historical Society presentation on, CSI Dixie: The View from the American South's County Coroner's Offices, 1800 - 1900, as Dr. Stephen Berry provides a glimpse into Victorian-era coroner's inquests, some of richest records we have of life and death in the nineteenth century...

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